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  1. Lynyrd Skynyrd biographer on Ronnie Van Zant's underappreciated talent, complicated relationship with Old ConfederacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The most ridiculous cause of inter-band fisticuffs detailed in new Lynyrd Skynyrd biography "Whiskey Bottles and Brand-New Cars," has to be a disagreement over how to pronounce the word "schnapps." Author Mark Ribowsky writes this was the reason, before a 1975 U.K. show opening for Black Sabbath, Skynyrd singer Ronnie Van Zant drunkenly busted a whiskey bottle over a roadie's head.

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  2. Was January Oxford bank robbery suspect seen in South Carolina holdups?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Oxford police have been in touch with law enforcement agencies in South Carolina after banks there reported robberies involving a man who appeared similar to one seen at a January heist in Oxford. Capt.

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  3. From NewSong: 6 things to know about Winter Jam, as 20th anniversary tour comes to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Alabama Live

    If you see a long line of people snaking around the block on Saturday at the BJCC's Legacy Arena, it might be time to pause, reflect or utter a silent prayer. Not for their safety -- this is certain to be a peaceful mob -- but simply to acknowledge the gathering of thousands of Christian music fans in downtown Birmingham.

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  4. Why not a Bassmaster Classic in Huntsville? There's plenty of reason to think it's possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The Bassmaster Classic, just concluded in Greenville, S.C., is estimated to have a $20 million impact on the host community--why not bring it to Huntsville? Perhaps most impressive, at least from the point of view of the many outdoors product companies involved, was the incredible attendance at the Classic Outdoors Expo, which took place at the same time as the championship fishing. TD Convention Center was absolutely jammed from the moment the show opened on Friday until it closed Sunday afternoon so fans could head to the final weigh-in, where a huge crowd watched local favorite Casey Ashley crowned the top bass angler in the nation.

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  5. Casey Ashley wins Bassmaster Classic at Greenville, SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Casey Ashley hoists the 2015 Bassmaster Classic championship trophy after winning $300,000 at the Greenville, S.C. event today. South Carolina angler Casey Ashley, favored for his home lake expertise from the first day, finished with a final day's catch of 20 pounds, 3 ounces for a total of 50 pounds 1 ounce for the three day event on Lake Hartwell, near Greenville, S.C., to edge second-place finisher Bobby Lane of Lakeland, Florida by over three pounds.

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  6. Rojas leaps to lead in icy first day of Bassmaster ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Dean Rojas leads the GEICO Bassmaster Classic at Lake Hartwell, S.C. with a first-days catch of 21 pounds, 2 ounces. GREENVILLE, SC: Dean Rojas of Lake Havasu, Arizona, despite a 28-minute late penalty start, wound up at the top of the GEICO Bassmaster Classic competition Friday on Lake Hartwell with a five bass catch of 21 pounds 2 ounces, including big fish for the day of 5 pounds, 11 ounces.

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  7. New products abound at Bassmaster Classic Outdoors ExpoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Alabama Live

    One of the impossible-to-ignore new product intro's at this year's Bassmaster Classic Expo in Greenville, S.C. is the new Evinrude E-TEC G2 outboard, which some have dubbed "Son of Darth Vader" for its futuristic robo-mechanical styling. Though the styling--and the available color palettes--are head turners to be sure, the engineering in these motors is what will sell them.

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  8. Bassmaster Classic 2015 live stream: time, schedule, anglers, how to watch onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Randy Howell of Springville won the 2014 Bassmaster Classic with a final weight of 67 pounds, 8 ounces. He is competing this week in the 2015 Bassmaster Classic on Lake Hartwell.

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  9. 56 anglers ready to compete for $300,000 top prize at 29th Bassmaster ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Alabama Live

    And a very chilly and wet big show it appears likely to be this time around, as the 29th Annual Bassmaster Classic, the recognized world championship of bass angling, gets underway on Lake Hartwell near Greenville, S.C. Friday through Sunday. Temperature on Friday at the launch is forecast to be a brisk 25 degrees, with the high never exceeding 35. Saturday is warmer, 43 with rain, Sunday warmer still, 54 with lots of rain.

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  10. 8 Alabama anglers are chasing the $300,000 first prize in 2015 Bassmaster ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The 2015 Bassmaster Classic , three days of fishing on Lake Hartwell along the Georgia-South Carolina border, begins Friday, with weigh-ins in Greenville, S.C. The field features 54 anglers, with eight from Alabama - defending Classic champion Randy Howell, of Springville; Coby Garden, of Shelby; Matt Herren, of Ashville; David Kilgore, of Jasper; Chris Lane, of Guntersville; Justin Lucas, of Guntersville; Aaron Martens, of Leeds; and Gerald Swindle, of Warrior. Chris Lane is also a former champ, having won in 2012.

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  11. Alabama anglers will be plentiful and strong in Bassmaster Classic fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Aaron Martens of Leeds, Ala. has a good shot at finishing well in the 2015 Bassmaster Classic--he's a finesse fishing specialist, and that plays well at Lake Hartwell, S.C. The odds may tip in favor of S.C. native Casey Ashley in the upcoming Bassmaster Classic at Lake Hartwell Feb. 20-22, but it's also a pretty good bet that an angler from Alabama will be at or near the top of the field.

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  12. Demolition begins at Holiday Inn in downtown Huntsville to make way for new projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The 270-room former Holiday Inn on Williams Avenue came crumbling down this morning to make way for CityCentre at Big Spring , a $70 million mixed-use project that will feature a new-to-market boutique hotel, parking deck, 30,000 square feet of restaurants and retail stores, 53,000 square feet of office loft space and 200 multi-family apartments. The structure is expected to break ground in April.

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  13. Last look: vacant Holiday Inn in downtown Huntsville preparing for demolition this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- The downtown Huntsville hotel where rock 'n' roll legend Elvis Presley stayed will come down later this month to make way for a new development. Holiday Inn, a 270-room former hotel on Williams Avenue near the Von Braun Center and Big Spring International Park, is preparing for demolition Jan. 26, City of Huntsville Director of Public Works Terry Hatfield said.

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  14. Skillet to headline Winter Jam 2015; The Roadshow with MercyMe won't be far behindRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    On Thursday, Feb. 5, the popular Winter Jam tour brings Dove Award winner Skillet and nine other Christian artists to the USA Mitchell Center. A little more than two weeks later, The Roadshow comes to the Mobile Civic Center, featuring the return of MercyMe as headliner.

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